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MicroStrategy Architect

Kelly Services


Location:
Union, NJ
Date:
04/19/2018
2018-04-192018-05-19
Job Code:
US41L9AK_BH1427462
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Job Title MicroStrategy Architect

Jobid US41L9AK_BH1427462

Location: Union, NJ, 07083, USA

Description **_MicroStrategy Architect - Union, NJ_**

**Kelly GTS Recruiting and Sourcing is currently sourcing candidates to help fill a position for a MicroStrategy Architect located in Union, NJ**

**Qualified and interested candidates APPLY NOW!!**

**You can email your resume directly to Amy Kowalski -** **amy.kowalski@kellyit.com**

Position Scope:

Kelly Services is looking for a MicroStrategy Architect with strong passion for turning large data into actionable insights that drive improved business performance. They must have strong analytical skills and ability to quickly transform the data into presentable format that would help answer hard questions with current generation analytical reporting.

In this highly dynamic and fast-paced environment, this individual will be responsible for designing BI data model and architectures by analyzing complex, high-volume, high-dimensionality data from varying sources. They will be integral in transforming the way that data is integrated and leveraged to drive the business. This position will have the opportunity to present findings and share insights with multiple business leaders throughout the organization including merchandising, marketing, supply chain, operations, finance etc.


**Responsibilities:**
• Design and develop dimensional data models to support on going and new reporting initiatives thru data analysis, data discovery and requirements gathering.
• Architect MicroStrategy schema and work closely with other team members to support reporting needs.
• Develop reports and dashboards using MicroStrategy.
• Working closely with Data Integration teams and validate the data to ensure it meets the defined business rules.
• Troubleshoot and optimize existing MicroStrategy reports as part of support.
• Migration of MicroStrategy objects between environments as needed to support existing MicroStrategy Administrator.
• Evaluate and test new features of MicroStrategy before they are rolled out to end users.
• Working closely with other infrastructure teams to assist in software upgrades.
• Work with cross-functional teams on the day-to-day execution of data & analytics projects and initiatives.
• Produce dynamic data driven analytic solutions to support the strategic goals of the company.
• Develop process improvements, analytical frameworks, share expertise with others, mentor and continually strive to improve overall contributions to the department.

**Experience:**
• At least 7 years of experience with MicroStrategy and at least 5 years of recent experience as MicroStrategy Architect.
• Advanced skills in development of attributes, facts, dimensions, transformations, grids and Dashboards in MicroStrategy.
• Ability to understand complex multidimensional business source systems and provide with Dimensional Data Models for reporting.
• Experience working with the full life cycle BI reporting development process, which includes analysis, design, construction, testing and post implementation support.
• Strong SQL skills with ability to optimize as needed on various database platforms primarily on Teradata and Netezza.
• Willingness and the ability to closely work with User community, DBAs, ETL developers, and the project team in general.
• A flexible analytic approach that allows for results at varying levels of precision
• Prior working experience in the area of Retail Industry is preferred.
• The ability to communicate complex quantitative analysis in a clear, precise and actionable manner
• Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, attention to details, and the ability to multi-task
• Ability to work independently and as a team with strong analytical and interpersonal skills.
• Be detail-oriented and comfortable with a fast-paced, structured, retail environment


**Education/Certification:**
• A minimum Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field.


**Required Knowledge:**
• Expert knowledge of MicroStrategy.


**Experience Required:**
• 8 + years professional experience in analytical reporting.
• At least 6 years of experience with MicroStrategy and at least 5 years of recent experience as MicroStrategy Architect.

This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position (amy.kowalski@kellyit.com). Due to the high volume of responses anticipated, only select candidates will be contacted. Thank you!

**Why Kelly** **®** **?**


With Kelly, you’ll have direct connections to leading IT organizations in the best companies aroundthe globe—offering you the chance to work on some of today’s most intriguing, innovative and high-visibility projects. In a field where change is the only constant, our connections and opportunitieswill help you take your career exactly where you want to go. We work with 95 of the Fortune 100™companies, and more than 3,000 IT hiring managers turn to us each year to access the best talent:people like you.

Last year we found 8,000 opportunities for IT professionals. Let us help advance your careertoday.

**AboutKelly Services** **®**


As a workforce advocate for over 70 years, we are proud to directly employ nearly 500,000 people around the world and have a role in connecting thousands more with work through our global network of talent suppliers and partners. Revenue in 2017 was $5.4 billion. Visit kellyservices.com and connect with us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter .

Kelly Services is an equal opportunity employer including, but not limited to, Minorities, Females,Individuals with Disabilities, Protected Veterans, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity and iscommitted to employing a diverse workforce. Equal Employment Opportunityis The Law.



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